- All-inclusive four-star hotel located within a biosphere reserve
- Make use of extensive facilities for recreation and relaxation
- Access to a partner PADI 5-Star dive centre onsite
- Bull shark dives in Playa del Carmen and whale sharks in Contoy
Meliá Cozumel is an all-inclusive Caribbean treasure where you can lose yourself in an oasis of calm. This resort’s facilities are some of the most impressive in the Yucatan, offering ample opportunity for relaxation and recreation. Featuring diverse dining options and multiple bars, as well as an onsite spa and gym, and an array of indoor and outdoor activities, including scuba diving, guests at Meliá Cozumel are able to make every moment count. As a result, this resort’s unbeatable setting, endless amenities, and extensive entertainment programmes for both kids and adults, all add up to unlimited fun and a very special vacation.
About Meliá Cozumel
Meliá Cozumel is a beautiful four-star hotel located on the white sand beach of Santa Pilar, Cozumel, one of the most beautiful islands in the Caribbean. This UNESCO Biosphere Reserve is a diverse paradise, combining stunning scenery with a lively yet serene vibe. Situated around five-kilometres from the town of San Miguel and Cozumel airport, and surrounded by lush tropical gardens, this awesome all-inclusive resort provides both convenient access and serene seclusion along the turquoise waters of Yucantan’s Caribbean coast.
Guests at this resort can choose between a range of salubrious suites, each offering ample space and unbeatable views of the surrounding gardens or ocean. The freedom of choice continues when it comes to cuisine, with a total of eight restaurants and bars serving up various specialities. And, with adults-only and family-friendly pools, as well as relaxing wellness services and energetic activities, guests are able to design the getaway of their dreams. You can even upgrade to Meliá Cozumel’s The Level service, where superior quality and exceptional details create a world of exclusivity and sophistication to make your stay even more special.
Explore the resort
Meliá Cozumel’s restaurants include creative dishes inspired by ingredients from the sea at Fish House, authenticMexican cuisine in an open-air setting at Mole, and a range of sweet treats such as ice cream and cookies at Elyxr Cafe. When it comes to drinks, guests can enjoy unlimited beachfront beverages at El Embarcadero offers, cool-down in style at the El Isleño Swim Up Bar, or sample refreshing cocktails in the Lobby.
The resort’s YHI Wellness Centre’s massage and treatment rooms have been carefully placed throughout the premises, harnessing a range of environments and ambiences. Protect and nourish your body with treatments using organic ingredients and ancient rituals, or stay in shape thanks to the onsite gym equipped with treadmills, exercise bikes, weight-training equipment, and abdominal benches. Two outdoor pools are also available, allowing for family-friendly and adults-only relaxation.
Meliá Cozumel features three games rooms for different ages and preferences. Activities on offer include air-hockey, mini basketball hoops, table football, pool tables, and darts. There is also an area equipped with a 50-inch screen, Nintendo Wii, XBOX®, and PlayStation®. Outdoor games include volleyball, table tennis, French bowls, aqua aerobics, water polo, tennis, and an 18-hole minigolf course. Jet skis, kayaks, and paddleboards are also available.
Diving from Meliá Cozumel
Diving at Meliá Cozumel is overseen by Pro Dive International, a PADI 5-Star dive operator and career development centre. Founded in 2003, Pro Dive International is renowned for its high standards of excellence, quality, and safety. At Meliá Cozumel, the dive centre is located on the resort’s private beach and is staffed by a qualified multilingual team and instructors. A full range of scuba certification courses can be undertaken here, catering to guests of all kinds, and nitrox is free for certified divers.
This dive centre operates up to five local dives each day, including night dives. Guests are transferred to the boat at Allegro Cozumel, where several boats are on hand to ferry guests to local sites, most of which lie within a short 15-minute trip from the jetty. Extended excursions can also be organised, travelling up and down the coast to experience the likes of the Playa del Carmen’s bull sharks, Yucatan’s famous cenotes, the whale sharks of Isla Contoy, and more. Rental gear is available on site, comprising 20 individual sets produced by top-quality brands such as ScubaPro and Cressi.
- YHI Spa is certified by the prestigious Wellness for Cancer organisation to provide personalised wellness services to people suffering from cancer.
- Kidsdom is Meliá Cozumel’s kid’s club, delivering an extensive entertainment programme for children of all ages in an unbeatable setting.
- Upgrade to The Level programme to enjoy the best facilities, most attentive service, and a wide range of exclusive details.
Diving in Cozumel and Playa del Carmen
Bull sharkNovember - March
Eagle rayYear round
Schooling reef fishYear round
Healthy coralsYear round
Walls & pinnaclesYear round
Caves & cavernsYear round
Number of rooms
Official dive center rating
Bubblemaker, Discover Scuba Diving, Open Water, Advanced Open Water, Rescue, Specialities